The Fresno County Preterm Birth Initiative will host a free community forum from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, July 23, at Bitwise Industries (700 Van Ness Ave.) Attendees will hear updates about the initiative, including its work group strategies, research highlights, successes and future work to come. Complimentary food and music will be provided.

The forum is part of the initiative’s efforts to provide progress updates to the community. INFO: Fresno County Preterm Birth Initiative at 559.228.2126 or visit